Gingee Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu

Gingee Taluka of Viluppuram district has total population of 423,942 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 213,509 are males while 210,433 are females. In 2011 there were total 100,430 families residing in Gingee Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Gingee Taluka is 986.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 8% people lives in Urban areas while 92% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.7% while that in the rural areas is 71.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Gingee Taluka is 977 while that of Rural areas is 986.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gingee Taluka is 44361 which is 10% of the total population. There are 22939 male children and 21422 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gingee Taluka is 934 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Gingee Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Gingee Taluka is 72.43%. The male literacy rate is 72.47% and the female literacy rate is 57.12% in Gingee Taluka.

Population
423,942
Literacy
72.43%
Sex Ratio
986

To facilitate the administration, Gingee Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 246 villages.

Gingee Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gingee Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 44,361 22,939 21,422
Literacy 72.43% 72.47% 57.12%
Scheduled Caste 94,919 48,118 46,801
Scheduled Tribe 8,468 4,226 4,242
Illiterate 149,016 58,782 90,234

Caste-wise Population - Gingee Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2% of total population in Gingee Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 94,919 48,118 46,801
Schedule Tribe 8,468 4,226 4,242

Religion-wise Population - Gingee Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 383,976 (90.57%) 193,536 190,440
Muslim 15,295 (3.61%) 7,719 7,576
Christian 21,936 (5.17%) 10,957 10,979
Sikh 20 (0%) 10 10
Buddhist 27 (0.01%) 9 18
Jain 1,107 (0.26%) 551 556
Other Religion 16 (0%) 12 4
No Religion Specified 1,565 (0.37%) 715 850

Literacy Rate - Gingee Taluka

Average literacy rate of Gingee Taluka in 2011 were 72.43% in which, male and female literacy were 81.19% and 63.59% respectively. Total literate in Gingee Taluka were 274,926 of which male and female were 154,727 and 120,199 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Gingee Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Gingee Taluka is 986 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 986 females in Gingee Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 934 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Gingee Taluka.


Child Population - Gingee Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 44,361 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gingee Taluka. Out of which 44,361 were male while 44,361 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Gingee Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 7,759 families under Gingee Taluka living in urban areas while 7,759 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 8% of total population of Gingee Taluka lives in Urban areas while 92% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,667 while that in rural region is 40,694.

Total Urban Rural
Population 423,942 33,937 390,005
Children (0 - 6 years) 44,361 3,667 40,694
Schedule Caste 94,919 7,019 87,900
Schedule Tribe 8,468 306 8,162
Literacy 72.43% 83.72% 71.45%
Sex Ratio 986 977 986

Working Population - Gingee Taluka

In Gingee Taluka out of total population, 232,250 were engaged in work activities. 68.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 232,250 workers engaged in Main Work, 64,257 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 57,585 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 159,805 94,154 65,651
Cultivators 64,257 39,347 24,910
Agriculture Labourer 57,585 27,098 30,487
Household Industries 3,504 1,639 1,865
Other Workers 34,459 26,070 8,389
Marginal Workers 72,445 36,053 36,392
Non Working 191,692 83,302 108,390

Gingee Taluka Map


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